Questions of Faith and Responsibility

Questions of Faith and Responsibility

An excerpt from the pastoral letter of Rev. Dr. James E. McJunkin, Jr. Questions based on Luke 18: 1-9 Will we ignore the plight and the plea for justice from the most vulnerable in our society or will we help to bind the wounds? In what ways are we able to identify...
Questions of Faith and Responsibility

Partnership Required!!

Some thirty-four years ago I answered the call to serve the churches of the Philadelphia Baptist Association (PBA). I was pleased to leave my home in Cleveland Ohio to staff the community outreach and public witness emphasis of the PBA. The ministry models that have...
Questions of Faith and Responsibility

About Race

Dear Colleagues and Friends: When the pain of oppression forced deep within the collective psyche can no longer be contained its spontaneous combustion drives quakes and aftershocks across society. I am reminded that when a volcano erupts no one gets to determine the...
Questions of Faith and Responsibility

Protest

Dear Colleagues: This national and global phenomenon is complex and difficult to understand. When the pain of oppression forced deep within the collective psyche can no longer be contained its spontaneous combustion drives quakes and aftershocks across society. I am...
Questions of Faith and Responsibility

A Public Statement of the Philadelphia Baptist Association

A Public Statement of the Philadelphia Baptist Association We are the oldest continuing community of Baptist Believers in the United States of America founded in 1707.  We continue our tradition of speaking out and providing service in times of national crisis....
Questions of Faith and Responsibility

Stand Up

Matthew 8:1-27 Follow me and let the dead bury their own dead. The Gospel of Matthew Chapter 8 has powerful message for believers. It tells a story of Jesus, the miracle working healer. Jesus heals a man with leprosy. Jesus said, “be clean” and the man was healed....